Canada bound for Danish firm helping autistic people to find tech jobs

Thorkil Sonne started up his company┬áSpecialisterne to aid people, like his son Lars, to get a head in the world of technology. The company has since expanded into 11 other countries, the newest of which will venture to Canada. The base for the company will be in Toronto, with staff being sought for Vancouver and […]

LiveCode launch IndieGoGo campaign to employ individuals with autism

Live Code, a company that is ‘committed to promoting digital literacy‘ will launch on April 2, World Autism Awareness Day, an IndieGoGo campaign that aims to train 3000 young adults on the autism spectrum across the world how to code. The IndieGoGo campaign can be found at https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/empower-individuals-with-autism-through-coding The LiveCode website states: ‘We will provide […]

Proposed program offers job training for young adults with autism

Hartford, Conn. — A proposal to start a vocational training program to prepare young adults with autism for employment and independent living has earned both praises and reservations among the citizens of Connecticut. The proposal, which hopes to train and prepare 100 young adults on the autism spectrum for future employment and independent living, aims […]

The Jenin Autism Project

A team from Richmond, Virginia, USA, will be pioneering an autism training program for mothers of autistic children in Jenin, West Bank, Palestine. The team will be led by Melissa Diamond who is the Founder and Director of The Jenin Autism Project Melissa established ‘A Global Voice for Autism‘ after learning about the lack of […]